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Old 09-15-2013, 12:57 PM   #1
JMJP
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Macbook pro retina webcam not working with ubuntu 12.0.4 (cheese)


Hi guys,

I have a macbook pro retina with a built in webcam. I am using ubuntu 12.0.4 LTS in vmware Fusion and tried to get my webcam to work by entering:

$ sudo apt-get install cheese
$ sude cheese

The window opens however it says "no device found" in the cheese GUI. I am not sure what the next steps to take to solve this so hopefully you could help me XD

Thanks for reading!
 
Old 09-15-2013, 06:02 PM   #2
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Turns out I could just go on my vmware settings and go to "USB and bluetooth" and allow my camera to work with ubuntu. hopefully this helps others out that are using a virtual machine on ubuntu!
 
  


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